More Cutting the Crap: Humanae Vitae | Barnhardt.Biz

ADULT CONCEPTS DISCUSSED BLUNTLY HEREIN.  No innocent children, and you probably ought to put out the cat, just to be safe. The thoroughly on fleek Diane Montagna, the new go-to source for breaking news in Rome, broke the news last week that Antipope Bergoglio’s Freemasonic-sodomite henchmen have officially declared contraception to be not just morally licit, but “required” in some circumstances, specifically citing Antipope Bergoglio’s satanic screed, Amoris Latitiae (“the exuberance of sodomy“) as the Continue Reading →

Pope Emeritus Benedict praises Vatican doctrinal chief dismissed by Pope Francis | LifeSiteNews.com

by Matthew Cullinan Hoffman Sun Dec 31, 2017 – 3:10 pm EST December 30, 2017 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Pope Emeritus Benedict is praising the Vatican’s recently-dismissed doctrinal chief, Cardinal Gerhard Müller, saying of him that he “defended the clear traditions of the faith” while in office, and adding, “but in the spirit of Pope Francis you have tried to understand how they can be lived today.” “Your five-year commission at the Congregation for the Doctrine of Continue Reading →

One of the last things Benedict wrote on the reception of Holy Communion

OFFICE FOR THE LITURGICAL CELEBRATIONS OF THE SUPREME PONTIFF Communion received on the tongue and while kneeling The most ancient practice of distributing Holy Communion was, with all probability, to give Communion to the faithful in the palm of the hand. The history of the liturgy, however, makes clear that rather early on a process took place to change this practice. From the time of the Fathers of the Church, a tendency was born and Continue Reading →

Water and Wine: The Two Wills of Christ

Dear Charity of Christ, I have been meaning to write this post for some time, only to lack sufficient time to put pen to paper, or rather, finger to keyboard. Of course, those words of choice fall short in the poetic prose of times gone past. Nonetheless, the topic of discussion here is the two wills that are manifested within the Incarnation our dear Lord and Savior. I first came across a great explanation on Continue Reading →

Father Joseph Ratzinger Predicts the Future of the Church

Father Joseph Ratzinger Predicts the Future of the Church POPE BENEDICT XVI In 2009 Ignatius Press released Father Joseph Ratzinger’s speech “What Will the Church Look Like in 2000” in full, in a book entitled Faith and the Future. Following is an excerpt. Let us, therefore, be cautious in our prognostications.  What St. Augustine said is still true: man is an abyss; what will rise out of these depths, no one can see in advance.  And Continue Reading →

Cardinal Kasper’s Surprising Admission Concerning the Vatican II Documents

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Catholic clerical “Gay Mafia” finally being exposed in media? | LifeSiteNews.com

BY STEVE JALSEVAC Fri Feb 22, 2013 22:43 EST Comments (31) The resignation of Pope Benedict is causing a series of large explosions along the way to the new conclave to replace the burnt-out reformer Pope. Some of us have been desperately waiting for many years for the power and influence of an extremely damaging homosexual mafia within the Catholic clergy to be exposed and dealt with. It appears this might finally be happening in a Continue Reading →

RORATE CÆLI

How can we not think, in this context, of the task of a Bishop in our own time? The humility of faith, of sharing the faith of the Church of every age, will constantly be in conflict with the prevailing wisdom of those who cling to what seems certain. Anyone who lives and proclaims the faith of the Church is on many points out of step with the prevalent way of thinking, even in our Continue Reading →

The Second Vatican Council prophecy and the matter of tradition – Vatican Insider

The “most interesting part” of Benedict XVI’s speech to the Curia in 2005, when he took stock of how the Second Vatican Council had been received, is the one concerning the relationship between the modern world and the Church as Ratzinger turned “the situation prospected by the traditionalists upside down” In fact “ In order to explain to them the open-mindedness of the Vatican II, the pope stated that the Church did not forgo and Continue Reading →

Pope’s childhood letter to Baby Jesus shows his faith :: EWTN News

A Christmas letter that Pope Benedict XVI wrote to Baby Jesus when he was seven years-old demonstrates his devotion to the Sacred Heart and his desire to be a priest.The letter is on display this Advent in the village of Marktl am Inn in Bavaria, where he was born. Read more . . .

RORATE CÆLI: Ignorance of Christ

In Advent, time of expectation, it is interesting to read an almost unknown homily of Pope Paul VI, found only in Italian on the Vatican website. It was preached at a Roman parish on Passion Sunday, April 4, 1965. Excerpts follow: Read more . . .

Theology. How To Defend Against Counterfeits

One of these, Benedict XVI has said, is the use of public opinion against the magisterium of the Church. Another is the prejudice that faith in God generates violence. The lecture of the pope theologian to theologians by Sandro Magister ROME, December 14, 2012 – Last week, at its annual plenary session, the international theological commission made an unusual gesture.On December 6, the thirty theologians who compose it, with their president Gerhard L. Müller, cardinal Continue Reading →